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Lesson 2 – Non-constant Rates of Change

Learning Intentions

Students will be able to:

  • recognise situations involving non-constant rates of change
  • understand that average rate of change and instantaneous rate of change are not equal when rate of change is not constant
  • understand how to estimate instantaneous rate of change using average rate of change
  • understand the difficulty of calculating instantaneous rate of change when rate of change is not constant

Resources for Teaching, Learning and Assessment

  1. Student Assignment Lesson 2
  2. Video of Usain Bolt’s World Record 100m Race
  3. Usain Bolt Data
  4. Help Video for using the Usain Bolt GeoGebra File
  5. Usain Bolt WR Run GeoGebra File
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Overview of Lesson 2

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The Assignment

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